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Northwest Texas SBDC is a part of America’s SBDC’s nationwide network of nearly 1,000 Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) – the most comprehensive small business assistance network in the United States and its territories.

 

SBDCs are hosted by leading universities, colleges, state economic development agencies, and private partners, and funded in part by the United States Congress through a partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

America's SBDC at Lubbock is hosted by Texas Tech University to provide no-cost business consulting and low-cost training to new and existing businesses. Small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs can come to us for face-to-face business consulting and at-cost training on a variety of topics. Learn more about how TTU SBDC at Lubbock is helping local businesses start, grow and thrive.

Vision

Strengthening the Northwest Texas economy by growing small businesses!

Mission

To provide high-quality business consulting, training, and research to assist small businesses through an experienced workforce and collaborating partnerships.

Values

Integrity
Accountability
Adaptability
Collaboration
Diversity/Inclusion 

Meet the Team

About Us

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Ray Laurent

Associate Regional Director

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Chuck Edwards

Regional Director 

Email: chuck.edwards@ttu.edu

Phone: 806-745-1637

Email: ray.laurent@ttu.edu

Phone: 806-745-1637

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Email: rachel.montoya@ttu.edu

Phone: 806-745-1637

Administrative Assistant

Rachel Montoya

Becky Castilleja

Program Coordinator

Email: becky.castilleja@ttu.edu

Phone: 806-745-1637

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Student Assistants 

Raquel Marichalar,

John Thorn,

 Loreyna Sedillo,

Louis Alcala

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